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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 15:06:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 50%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 15:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 03' South, Longitude: 137° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.18 meters/second, 1537.9 km/hour, 955.6 miles/hour or 830.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"15.93 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 misouth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 26' 39.5"955.29 miwest0° 07' 10.1"8.22 misouth955.02 mi
24 hours13° 38' 35.9"902.33 mieast2° 22' 07.4"162.91 misouth911.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Gambier IslandsSun 6:06 AM726 km451 miles392 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TaiohaeSun 5:36 AM916 km569 miles494 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdamstownSun 7:06 AM1176 km731 miles635 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSun 5:06 AM1281 km796 miles692 nmWest W
RarotongaSun 5:06 AM2384 km1481 miles1287 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 5:06 AM3018 km1875 miles1629 nmNorthwest NW
Easter Island *Sun 10:06 AM3106 km1930 miles1677 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiSun 4:06 AM3432 km2132 miles1853 nmWest W
Apia *Mon 5:06 AM3688 km2292 miles1991 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 4:06 AM3745 km2327 miles2022 nmWest W

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